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Sayang Block 88 Chardonnay

 

Top 300 best wines under € 10,00 in Belgium for the 2013

 

This Block 88 Chardonnay portraits Sayang's elegant style and finely balanced wood integration. We wanted to allow the Chardonnay varietal to express itself to the fullest. Ripe citrus fruit, pineapple, white flower, baked apple & cinnamon, brioche. Rich, creamy yet zesty, this full bodied wine will surprise you on the pallet and reward you with a comforting finish.

 

Discover this wine with flavourful starters, white meats, stir fried noodles, matured cheese, fried and or cream sauced fish recipes. Serve at 9° C.


What you would like to know more:
This is a French, Languedoc Roussillon, Pays d'Oc IGP Chardonnay wine from a chalk and clay terroir, 40% oaked in new French barriques 225 liter.

What people note down during tasting:
A pale yellow colour with hints of green. Complex and intense nose with ripe citrus, chestnuts’ cream, ripe citrus fruit, pineapple, white flower, baked apple & cinnamon, brioche. Generous and straightforward on the palate with a good acidity. Perfect balance with a creamy mouthfeel. Very long finish with a perfect confirmation on the nose.

What winemakers did:
Skin maceration before pressing. Cold settling and temperature controlled
alcoholic fermentation with selected yeast, 60% in tank, 40% in French new barrels. Blend proportions may vary slightly depending on the vintage. Ageing on the lees, with regular stirring at the beginning, for at least 6 to 8 months. 



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